UPDATED January 7, 2010: SOHH.com is quoting unidentified Cartoon Network executives that Lil Wayne will be voicing a character named “Jesus” in a one-hour special for Adult Swim titled Return of Freaknik, but that “Lil Wayne’s character is still evolving. All we can say is that he is named Jesus and not Jesus Christ.” The […]
Cartoon Network Enterprises has launched a new initiative that will allow customers to create fully customized manufactured-on-demand Adult Swim DVDs via a web shop at AdultSwimShop.com. The service, which launches today, November 16, 2009, will begin with about 100 episodes worth of Adult Swim programming, including Robot Chicken, Aqua Teen Hunger Force, The Venture. Bros., […]
The third season premiere of Metalocalypse will debut on Adult Swim on Sunday, November 8, 2009, at 12:30 AM (Eastern/Pacific). The most amazing metal band ever created will kick off their third season with an episode where they have to manage themselves. Guest stars will include Joe Satriani, Steve Vai, and Slash. The full press […]
The Venture Bros season 4 will premiere on October 18, 2009, at midnight. The fourth season promises to pick up where the season 3 finale left off, answering whether Brock Samson will return to work for the Venture family and whether the Monarch will ever succeed in killing his hated arch-foe Dr. Venture. Look, there’s […]
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that Paramount and Hasbro will be bringing the 1 hour special G.I. Joe: Resolute to DVD. The DVD contains all 11 installments as well as exclusive missing footage and cool bonus material. The film will hit stores on November 3, 2009, the same day G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra hits stores.
Adult Swim will premiere Seth Green, Matthew Senreich, and Tom Root’s latest animated comedy Titan Maximum on September 27, 2009, at 11:30 PM (Eastern/Pacific). The new series “uses stop-motion animation to bring a 1980s-inspired action cartoon to life as only the Robot Chicken team can.” (click to enlarge)
Toon Zone is pleased to offer a collection of news highlights from Adult Swim’s “Dragon Panel II” and Squidbillies panels on Friday, 9.04 at Dragon*Con in Atlanta, GA. (Additional details and commentary on all these shows as well as a full convention report (including photos) will be available soon via the Toon Zone Blog.) New […]
The Hartford Courant TVEye weblog spoke briefly with Adam Reed on his earlier work on Adult Swim shows like Sealab 2021 and Frisky Dingo. Reed discusses the free rein his crew was given to make shows, adding, “We made some pretty bad cartoons” such as “one episode where, for the entire show, it was an […]